USA CONSUMER LAW
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will examine U.S. state and federal regulation of areas such as the extension of credit, false misleading and deceptive acts and practices, warranty and products liability law and debt collection. Statutes discussed will include Truth-in-Lending Act, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, Uniform Commercial Code, and the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act. In addition, common law concepts such as fraud, misrepresentation, warranty, and products liability will be examined.
FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Subject Co-ordinatorGordon Walker
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
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Melbourne, 2014, Week 26-27, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGordon Walker
Five 8.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 26 to week 27 and delivered via face-to-face.
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